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Re: Configure tests using pipes

From: Earnie
Subject: Re: Configure tests using pipes
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:41:35 -0400
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On 7/17/2018 2:55 PM, NightStrike wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 17, 2018 at 11:52 AM, Paul Eggert <address@hidden> wrote:
>> On 07/16/2018 08:11 PM, NightStrike wrote:
>>> Is there a way to tell configure to pipe input into gcc as stdin for
>>> compile tests instead of writing out a temp file and compiling that?
>> Not that I know of.
>>> When working on slow, remotely mounted nfs areas, the very large
>>> amount of file i/o latency multiplies its effects considerably.
>> Don't do that. Instead, create a temporary area, make that the working
>> directory, and use /path/to/src/configure instead.
> In my environment, I don't have permission to run the build in a non-NFS area.

Maybe time to talk with your management or IT department about how this
policy is slowing down the development time.  Maybe they might see it as
a cost to avoid.


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